Veronika Georgieva

Research Assistant

Veronika Georgieva is an Administrative Assistant for the Migration and Development Research Group at UNU-MERIT. Her research interests lie in diaspora relations, remittance flows, and development processes. Veronika is handling the administrative responsibilities related to the Migration and Development Research Group, along with being the administrator for the Migration Management Diploma Programme (MMDP). Veronika is also the administrator for UNU-MERIT as it chairs the UNU Migration Network. Regarding her academic background, Veronika followed the double MSc in Public Policy and Human Development offered by UNU-MERIT and Maastricht University, during which she specialised firstly in Foreign Policy and Development, and afterwards in Migration Studies. Before moving to Maastricht Veronika obtained a BA in European Studies with a minor in Economics from Sofia University, Bulgaria.